A recent survey revealed that eating a nice dessert is the best way to pamper yourself. Other ways include eating chocolate, taking a day off to do nothing and reading a book. This got me thinking about fun, stress-free ways to relax.

Here are a few ideas to try if you need a break from reality.

 


 

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Eating Dessert

Yes, I will definitely go along with this one, especially if it's chocolate!


 

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Go for a Walk

Going for a walk calms you down and allows you to take in the things you miss on a day to day basis.


 

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Read a Book

Reading your favorite books helps you escape reality, even if it's just for a little while.


 

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Get a Haircut

Haircut day is always my favorite day! You feel like a brand new person afterward!


 

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Shopping

This is my ultimate favorite. There's nothing like engaging in a little retail therapy. I feel great about it but my checkbook usually says otherwise!